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We are always accepting applications. To apply, send an updated resume and cover letter to StrawberryvaleOSC@hotmail.com.

Currently, we are accepting applications for the position of Child Care Leader and Support Worker. Check out the job descriptions below.

Child Care Leader/Support (in our Before and After school care programs)

Shifts times: Mon-Fri, 7:20 - 9:20 am and/or 2:30 - 5:30 pm.


Pro D Day, Spring/Winter Camps: 7:30 am - 5:30 pm.

Main Purpose of the Job: Provide care and deliver programming for children in a ratio-based before and after school program, professional days, and winter/spring camps.

Reports to: Manager

Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsible for the direct supervision of children (grade K-5) in a ratio-based licensed center

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the direct supervision of children (grade K-5) in a ratio-based licensed center

  • Develop and implement program plans such as games, activities, experiments, etc. and snack preparation

  • Maintain daily attendance records and communication logs

  • Effectively communicate with children, parents, fellow staff members

  • Ability to work well both as part of a team and with minimal supervision.

  • Attend staff meetings and workshops as required.

  • Adheres to the Society’s policies described in the Staff Handbook, and by Licensing regulations

  • Maintain confidentiality regarding the staff and families in our care.

  • Other job-related duties as specified in the Staff Handbook

Qualifications:

  • Previous child care experience in licensed child care and/or recreation-based setting is an asset

  • Experience with special needs is an asset

  • Minimum 20 hours of courses in child development, guidance, health, and safety, or nutrition; supporting documents required OR willingness to take an online Responsible Adult course · Criminal Record Check – must be in good standing.

  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR (C), copy of First Aid Certification required.

  • Must be 19 years or older, as per licensing requirements

  • Positive attitude, a smile, and a sense of humor!

Working Conditions:

The employee is required to work outdoors and will be exposed to rain, sun, and heat.

Physical Requirements:

  • Strength Guidelines: The employee is expected to lift backpacks and sporting equipment (5-10lbs). In an emergency, the employee may be required to lift or move a child (40lbs+).

  • Motion Parameters: The employee must be able to walk, jog, kneel, hike

  • Vision and Hearing Requirements: The employee is required to verbally communicate with children, parents, and staff.

  • Psychological Demands: The employee is expected to make quick decisions, supervise children, problem solve, read or write, and speak to a group of children.

Come join us at Strawberry Vale Out of School Care! We are a non-profit child care center located in Strawberry Vale Elementary School.

We are looking for a team member who is energetic, reliable, and engaging with children!

Your role duties will include:

  • providing excellent supervision

  • facilitating activities for children

  • being part of a passionate outgoing team

All our staff is provided with training opportunities, competitive wages, flexible scheduling, and a fun work environment.

We are also in search of Support Workers who would work directly with children that require additional support.

Job Type: Part-time up to 25 hrs/ week

Salary: $20 per hour

To apply, please submit your resume directed to Lindsay Henderson at StrawberryvaleOSC@hotmail.com

Looking forward to hearing from you!